Tag: smartwatch

E-payment & Data Security, Tech

Digital wallets reach “tipping point” as usage continues to soar post-lockdown

September 14, 2021

Via: Charged

Digital wallet usage has continued to soar skyrocket lockdown restrictions were lifted across the UK, as the nation reaches a “tipping point” in how it chooses to pay for goods. Nearly two thirds (62 per cent) of Brits said they […]


Wearable Tech Is [Still] the Next Big Thing in Retail

June 20, 2018

Via: James Hughes

Innovators are coming up with various new ways to pay for things, helping us simplify our lives in the process. After years of credit card reign, wearable payment devices are the next big thing. From smartwatches, fitness trackers and wristbands […]

E-payment & Data Security, Tech

Fitbit teams up with Mastercard for contactless payments

August 30, 2017

Via: Retail Dive

Dive Brief: Mastercard is bringing its contactless payments capability to Fitbit’s first smartwatch, which will allow wearers to pay for items by tapping the watch near a contactless payment terminal, according to a Mastercard press release. The Fitbit Ionic, which […]